The fight is presented by Premier Boxing Champions at the Bell Center in Montreal.
Stevenson (28-1, 23 KOs) and Fonfara (29-4, 17 KOs) fought on May 24, 2014. Adonis was able to survive a visit to the canvass, get up and win a decision, successfully defending his belt for the third time.
“I’m very excited about this rematch with Fonfara, but it’s going to be a short night for him,” Stevenson said.
“I’m very happy to be back in the ring for my first fight of 2017. I can’t wait to fight in front of my fans.”
Tickets for the live event, which is promoted by Yvon Michel Group (GYM) in association with Warriors Boxing, are priced from $ 80 to $ 350, and are on sale at the Bell Center box office or at www. Evenko.ca